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A Brief Biography of Thomas Edison
People often say Edison was a genius. He answered, "Genius is hard work, stick-to-itiveness, and common sense."
Thomas Alva Edison was born February 11, 1847 in Milan, Ohio (pronounced My-Lab). In 1854, when he was seven, the family moved to Michigan, where Edison spent the rest of his childhood.
"Al," as he was called as a boy, went to school only a short time. He did so poorly that his mother, a former teacher, taught her son at home. Al...
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